New Official PlayStation Magazine out now

The brand new issue of Official PlayStation Magazine is on UK shelves from today, and it puts the future of PlayStation 4 under the microscope.

We give the very latest version of Virtual Reality headset Project Morpheus a test run and discover the pioneering future of co-op gaming in the process thanks to an explosive playtest of Keep Talking And Nobody Explodes. And does DualShock 4 have competition? Our trial of modular controller Grifta – which boasts whole new ways of playing – isn’t to be missed…

Elsewhere this issue we’ve got four pages of hands-on impressions of Rainbow Six: Siege; an essential six-page plot catch-up on The Witcher for those of you ready to jump into The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt next month; we corner Hidetaka Miyazaki and demand answers in our eight-page Bloodborne review and interview special; we speak with Wasteland 2’s creators, and with God Of War king David Jaffe (in an eye-watering, swear-filled chat – you’ve been warned); and we test PS4’s newest historical adventure Assassin’s Creed Chronicles.

And the star of the issue? That would be Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain. Our 20-page series bible – filled with Kojima quotes, you’ll be pleased to know – is a collector’s item designed to celebrate one of gaming’s greatest ever visionaries. While our lead news story deconstructs the Kojima/Konami fallout and looks at the future of Metal Gear and Silent Hills…

Grab in right now from stores or direct from us here in print, for iOS devices, or on android.

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